ARTES 1 Final Presentation Days

The ARTES 1 Final Presentation Days for 2015 will take place at ESA/ESTEC - Noordwijk, The Netherlands on the 14th and 15th of January 2015.

ESA hosts this annual session to disseminate the results of ARTES 1 activities to interested parties from within the member states. The Final Presentation Days represent a unique opportunity to gain a complete overview of recently completed ARTES 1 activities, and discuss them with colleagues from ESA and across the satellite telecommunications sector.

Provisional Programme

Day 1: Wednesday 14 January 2015

08:30 Registration

09:30 ARTES 1 Programme Overview and Presentation of the Rolling Work Plan for 2015

10:00 Session 1 – Strategy

  • Assessment of the socio economic impact of the ARTES program, Technopolis
  • Analysis of the influence of state policies on the commercial markets, FRS
  • SWOT of the satellite video broadcasting sector, IDATE
  • Spectrum threats and C-Band support study, Euroconsult/ESA

14:00 Session 2 – Future Systems

  • Next generation of satellite networks for video distribution and content delivery, Airbus (F)
  • Service delivery over integrated satellite and terrestrial networks, Eurescom
  • Next generation waveforms for improved spectral efficiency, DLR
  • Satellite communications in the future statutory and commercial maritime communication market, DLR

18:00: Cocktail Reception


Day 2: Thursday 15 January 2015

09:00 Session 2 – Future Systems (continued)
  • Certification requirements and performance standards of satcom links for UAS C2/ATC/S&A , TAS-F
  • Future VHF Data exchange System (VDES) – preliminary assessment, ISIS/CLS

Session 3 – Space Segment

  • Additive manufacturing for telecommunication satellites, Fraunhofer
  • Innovative technologies Optical technologies – Application of Satellite On-board Optical Beam-forming, Airbus (UK)

13:30 Session 3 – Space Segment (continued)

  • Analysis of the VEGA launcher for telecommunication missions, OHB
  • Analysis of the VEGA launcher for telecommunication missions, ELV

Session 4 – ESA-driven system activities

  • Overview of Artes 5.1 System activities
  • ESA internal working group activities
  • Closing remarks

17:00 End of programme

NB: Exact session timings will be defined upon finalisation of the programme.

Registration is now open!

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Published 01 January 2015
Last updated at 06 January 2015 - 15:09